CHICAGO — A housekeeping employee suspected in the fatal shooting of a woman inside a Chicago hospital parking garage, which prompted an hours-long lockdown, was arrested during a Friday traffic stop, police said.The woman was shot late Thursday in a University of Illinois at Chicago hospital garage
For most of us Thanksgiving means turkey for dinner. But many use the holiday to ponder deeper relationships to the big, meaty bird. These days some folks go the extra mile to make feasting on the bird more meaningful.
Every week The Paper Machete features some of Chicago's best artists, writers and comedians. While this week is no exception, the Machete's audience will also be treated to performances by Bob and Nancy Piatt, parents of show curator and host Christopher Piatt.
Last week, Google finally launched brand pages for businesses wanting to market on Google+, the company's latest effort in social networking.In that time, companies and media outlets rushed to lay claim to their space, hoping to increase audience and brand appeal — or to prevent Web squatters from c
Updated on 11/18/11 at 5:24 pmIt started off as just a cheeky idea: Take the traditional pinup calendar image of a woman on a bicycle, reinterpret it by using actual hardcore female cyclists, and donate the profits of the calendar to a women's health organization.
When Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel released his first budget plan last month, he said, “A budget is about priorities.” Over the past few weeks, the ensuing process to arrive at a final budget has involved a push-and-pull between aldermen and the mayor, rallies by residents and lobbying by interest grou